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# Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications

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### 1999, Volume 272, Issue 1

**245-256 A growth model for primary cancer (II). New rules, progress curves and morphology transitions***by*Jr, S.C.Ferreira & Martins, M.L & Vilela, M.J**257-268 Capital flow in a two-component dynamical system***by*Slanina, František & Zhang, Yi-Cheng**269-277 Atmospheric data analysis with the i-variability diagram method: hint to fractional Brownian motion-like phenomena for the inner structure of clouds***by*Ivanova, K & Ausloos, M & Davis, A.B & Ackerman, T.P

### 1999, Volume 271, Issue 3

**223-230 Fractals from a reaction diffusion process***by*Graber, R**231-237 Sliding gels***by*de Gennes, Pierre-Gilles**238-250 Crossover exponents in percolating nonlinear normal conductor–insulator mixtures***by*Gao, Lei & Xie, Bing-Chuan & Li, Zhen-Ya**251-259 Geometrical models for grain dynamics***by*Vasconcelos, Giovani L. & Veerman, J.J.P.**260-302 Foundations of quantum mechanics (II): equilibrium, Bohr–Sommerfeld rules and duality***by*Olavo, L.S.F.**303-323 Generalized Schrödinger equation using Tsallis entropy***by*Olavo, L.S.F. & Bakuzis, A.F. & Amilcar, R.Q.**324-342 Inference of Planck action constant by a classical fluctuative postulate holding for stable microscopic and macroscopic dynamical systems***by*Martino, Salvatore De & Siena, Silvio De & Illuminati, Fabrizio**343-356 Dynamical thermostatting, divergenceless phase-space flows, and KBB systems***by*Plastino, A.R. & Plastino, A. & da Silva, L.R. & Casas, M.**357-386 Perturbative method for generalized spectral decompositions***by*Laura, Roberto & Castagnino, Mario & Betan, Rodolfo M.Id**387-404 Effective Hamiltonian with holomorphic variables***by*Cuccoli, Alessandro & Giachetti, Riccardo & Maciocco, Riccardo & Tognetti, Valerio & Vaia, Ruggero**405-410 The multiquantum q-deformed Jaynes–Cummings model with the counter-rotating terms***by*Lo, C.F. & Liu, K.L.**411-417 To the theory of collective electron excitations in spin systems***by*Sadovnikov, B.I. & Savchenko, A.M.**418-426 Quantum antiferromagnets with competing interactions***by*Thanos, S. & Moustanis, P.**427-447 The use of generalized information dimension in measuring fractal dimension of time series***by*Ashkenazy, Y.**448-457 Growth of companies and water-level fluctuations of the river Danube***by*Jánosi, Imre M & Gallas, Jason A.C**458-469 Wavelet analysis of blood pressure waves in vasovagal syncope***by*Marrone, A & Polosa, A.D & Scioscia, G & Stramaglia, S & Zenzola, A**470-488 On the maintenance of polygenic variance in a migrating population***by*da Silva, Ladário & Tsallis, Constantino**489-495 Scaling relations for diversity of languages***by*Gomes, M.A.F & Vasconcelos, G.L & Tsang, I.J & Tsang, I.R**496-506 Self-organized percolation model for stock market fluctuations***by*Stauffer, Dietrich & Sornette, Didier**507-514 Modeling the demand–price relations in a high-frequency foreign exchange market***by*Schmidt, Anatoly B

### 1999, Volume 271, Issue 1

**1-8 Dilational viscosity of Langmuir monolayers***by*Kolevzon, Vladimir**9-22 Kinetics of clustering of carbon black suspensions by light scattering techniques***by*Bezot, P. & Hesse-Bezot, C.**23-35 Convergent approximation for the 2-body correlation function in an interface***by*Ispolatov, Iaroslav**36-47 The elasticity of a contact line***by*Dobbs, Harvey**48-62 Rectification of random motion by asymmetric polymerization***by*Sambeth, R. & Baumgaertner, A.**63-86 Diffusion-controlled reactions on simple lattices: dependence of the rate coefficients on jump probability and dimension***by*Lewis, John Courtenay & Wheeler, Herbert**87-101 Perturbation of particle velocity distribution in a bistable chemical system***by*Lemarchand, A. & Nowakowski, B.**102-117 On the ubiquity of matrix-product states in one-dimensional stochastic processes with boundary interactions***by*Klauck, Kai & Schadschneider, Andreas**118-124 Critical behavior of the Gaussian model on a diamond-type hierarchical lattice with periodic and aperiodic interactions***by*Lin, Zhenquan & Kong, Xiangmu & Yang, Z.R.**125-132 Universality in short-range Ising spin glasses***by*Jr, E.Nogueira & Coutinho, S & Nobre, F.D & Curado, E.M.F**133-146 Deviations from exponential law and Van Hove's “λ2t” limit***by*Facchi, P & Pascazio, S**147-156 Determination of the order of phase transitions in Potts model by the graph-weight approach***by*Glumac, Zvonko & Uzelac, Katarina**157-168 A Monte-Carlo study for the critical exponents of the three-dimensional O(6) model***by*Loison, D**169-191 Common origin of superconductivity in hole- and electron-doped cuprates based on indirect-exchange coupling. Doping dependence of chemical potentials***by*Jansen, L. & Block, R.**192-199 Condensation of hard spheres under gravity***by*Hong, Daniel C.**200-221 Jamming transition in traffic flow on triangular lattice***by*Nagatani, Takashi

### 1999, Volume 270, Issue 3

**335-341 Phase transition of directed polymer in random potentials on 4+1 dimensions***by*Kim, Jin Min**342-352 Diluted Ising model with competing interactions***by*Andrade, R.F.S & Salinas, S.R**353-379 The Joule–Thomson effect in confined fluids***by*Schoen, Martin**380-402 Slow dynamics of supercooled colloidal fluids: spatial heterogeneities and nonequilibrium density fluctuations***by*Tokuyama, M. & Enomoto, Y. & Oppenheim, I.**403-412 A mesoscopic approach to the “negative” viscosity effect in ferrofluids***by*Pérez-Madrid, A. & Alarcón, T. & Vilar, J.M.G. & Rubı́, J.M.**413-426 Transfer coefficients for evaporation***by*Bedeaux, D. & Kjelstrup, S.**427-443 Diffusional coagulation of superparamagnetic particles in the presence of an external magnetic field***by*Relle, Scarlet & Grant, Stanley B. & Tsouris, Costas**444-452 Supersymmetry approach to the random heteropolymer theory***by*Olemskoi, Alexander I**453-461 Universal amplitude combinations for self-avoiding polygons on the kagome lattice***by*Lin, Keh-Ying & Lue, Shinn-Jong**462-485 Unidimensional generalized Hubbard model in the high temperature limit***by*Charret, I.C. & Silva, E.V.Corrêa & Santos, O.Rojas & de Souza, S.M. & Thomaz, M.T.**486-513 Critical behaviour of thin films with quenched impurities***by*Craco, L. & Cesare, L.De & Rabuffo, I. & Takov, I.P. & Uzunov, D.I.**514-525 The Hamming distance in the minority game***by*D'hulst, R & Rodgers, G.J**526-542 Precise (m,k)-Zipf diagram analysis of mathematical and financial time series when m=6, k=2***by*Ausloos, M. & Ivanova, K.**543-551 Analysis of spontaneous magnetoencephalography data by similarity measures***by*Tretyakov, Alex & Chen, Zhihua & Takayasu, Hideki & Nakasato, Nobukazu**552-566 Fractal fluctuations in cardiac time series***by*West, B.J. & Zhang, R. & Sanders, A.W. & Miniyar, S. & Zuckerman, J.H. & Levine, B.D.**567-577 Toward a phase diagram for stocks***by*Ivanova, K

### 1999, Volume 270, Issue 1

**1-7 Fracture of polymer gels***by*Benguigui, L**8-14 Anisotropic nonlinear response of periodic square or cubic composites***by*Bergman, David J**15-20 Criticality in models for fracture in disordered media***by*Caldarelli, G. & Castellano, C. & Petri, A.**21-26 Crack propagation in solids and crack-surface roughness***by*Chakrabarti, Buddhapriya & Chakrabarti, Bikas K.**27-34 Stick-slip statistics for two fractal surfaces: a model for earthquakes***by*Chakrabarti, Bikas K & Stinchcombe, Robin B**35-41 Damage at heterogeneous interfaces***by*Roux, Stéphane & Delaplace, Arnaud & Pijaudier-Cabot, Gilles**42-56 Interfacial crack front wandering: influence of quenched noise correlations***by*Schmittbuhl, Jean & Vilotte, Jean-Pierre**57-62 Analysis of damage clusters in fracture processes***by*Zapperi, Stefano & Ray, Purusattam & Stanley, H.Eugene & Vespignani, Alessandro**63-68 Punctuated equilibrium in an evolving bacterial population***by*Chaudhuri, Indranath & Bose, Indrani**69-81 Some results and a conjecture for Manna's stochastic sandpile model***by*Dhar, Deepak**82-88 Shapes of granular surfaces***by*Herrmann, H.J.**89-96 Internal avalanches and restructuring in granular media***by*Krishnamurthy, S. & Loreto, V. & Herrmann, H.J. & Roux, S.**97-104 Shape of convective cell in Faraday experiment with fine granular materials***by*Kumar, Krishna & Falcon, Éric & Bajaj, Kapil M.S & Fauve, Stéphan**105-114 Externally driven granular systems***by*Manna, S.S.**115-124 Dynamical behaviour of rotated granular mixtures***by*Puri, Sanjay & Hayakawa, Hisao**125-134 Dynamic criticality in driven disordered systems: role of depinning and driving rate in Barkhausen noise***by*Tadić, Bosiljka**135-142 Multiscaling in discrete models of epitaxial growth***by*Kundagrami, Arindam & Dasgupta, Chandan**143-148 Growth and electronic structure of rough overlayers***by*Mookerjee, A. & Sanyal, B. & Mehta, A.**149-158 Mean first passage time approach to the problem of optimal barrier subdivision for Kramer's escape rate***by*Bekele, Mulugeta & Ananthakrishna, G & Kumar, N**159-164 Possibility of chaos in internal friction experiments of martensites***by*Bharathi, M.S. & Ananthakrishna, G.**165-172 Homogeneous isotropic turbulence: large momentum expansion***by*Bhattacharjee, Jayanta Kumar & Sain, Anirban**173-181 Marangoni attractors***by*Das, Kausik S. & Bhattacharjee, J.K.**182-189 Effect of slow manifold structure on relaxation oscillations and one-dimensional map in a model for plastic instability***by*Rajesh, S & Ananthakrishna, G**190-203 Multiscaling in the randomly forced and conventional Navier–Stokes equations***by*Sain, Anirban & Pandit, Rahul**204-214 Noise-free stochastic resonance in simple chaotic systems***by*Sinha, Sitabhra**215-225 Replacive ordering in alloys***by*Banerjee, S. & Arya, A. & Das, G.P.**226-236 Degradation and training in superconducting magnet: revisited***by*Bhattacharya, Narayan**237-244 Bond-orientational ordering and shear rigidity in modulated colloidal liquids***by*Das, Chinmay & Sood, A.K. & Krishnamurthy, H.R.**245-252 Polytype kinetics and quenching of spin chains with competing interactions using trimer-flip dynamics***by*Das, Dibyendu & Barma, Mustansir**253-262 Dynamics of ordering of isotropic magnets***by*Das, Jayajit & Rao, Madan**263-269 Greedy algorithms in disordered systems***by*Duxbury, P.M & Dobrin, R**270-277 Physical phenomena in clays***by*Fossum, Jon Otto**278-287 A model for the thermodynamics of globular proteins***by*Hansen, Alex & Jensen, Mogens H & Sneppen, Kim & Zocchi, Giovanni**288-294 Effect of shape anisotropy on transport in a two-dimensional computational model: numerical simulations showing experimental features observed in biomembranes***by*Pradhan, Gauri R & Pandit, Sagar A & Gangal, Anil D & Sitaramam, V**295-300 Melting driven by particle size-dispersity: a study in two dimensions***by*Sadr-Lahijany, M.R. & Ray, P. & Stanley, H.E.**301-308 Potential energy landscape signatures of slow dynamics in glass forming liquids***by*Sastry, Srikanth & Debenedetti, Pablo G. & Stillinger, Frank H. & Schrøder, Thomas B. & Dyre, Jeppe C. & Glotzer, Sharon C.**309-324 Statistical physics and physiology: Monofractal and multifractal approaches***by*Stanley, H.E. & Amaral, L.A.N. & Goldberger, A.L. & Havlin, S. & Ivanov, P.Ch. & Peng, C.-K.**325-331 Exact and approximate calculations for the conductivity of sandstones***by*Widjajakusuma, J & Manwart, C & Biswal, B & Hilfer, R

### 1999, Volume 269, Issue 2

**189-200 Percolation on disordered mosaics***by*Schliecker, G & Kaiser, C**201-210 Site percolation on the Penrose rhomb lattice***by*Ziff, Robert M. & Babalievski, Filip**211-221 Local variational description for a dense gas***by*Romero-Salazar, L. & Mayorga, M. & Velasco, R.M.**222-234 4He spectrum shift caused by 3He admixture***by*Baranov, D. & Yarunin, V.**235-251 EHD self-modulation of capillary-gravity waves on a liquid layer of uniform depth***by*El-Sayed, M.F. & Callebaut, D.K.**252-268 Kinetic boundary of metastable states in superheated and stretched liquids***by*Kiselev, S.B**269-277 Coexistence of lamellae and vesicles in multi-stacked fluid membranes with polymer lipids***by*Kohyama, T.**278-284 Complexation of DNA with cationic surfactant***by*Kuhn, Paulo S. & Barbosa, Marcia C. & Levin, Yan**285-292 Algorithmic complexity and efficiency of a ratchet***by*Arizmendi, C.M & Family, F**293-298 About nonlinear drift velocity at random walk by Levy flight: analytical solution and numerical simulations***by*Arkhincheev, V.E & Nomoev, A.V**299-313 Time operators and shift representation of dynamical systems***by*Antoniou, I. & Sadovnichii, V.A. & Shkarin, S.A.**314-321 Characterization of a system described by Kuramoto–Sivashinsky equation with Lyapunov exponent***by*Shibata, Hiroshi & Ishizaki, Ryuji**322-328 The ferromagnet spin-1/2 Ising superlattice in a transverse field***by*Dujardin, F. & Stébé, B. & Ainane, A. & Saber, M.**329-343 The site-diluted spin-12 Ising film***by*Saber, A. & Ainane, A. & Dujardin, F. & Saber, M. & Stébé, B.**344-356 A new type of cluster theory in Ising models (I)***by*Kaneyoshi, T.**357-368 A new type of cluster theory in Ising systems (II)***by*Kaneyoshi, T.**369-377 Low-lying properties in a decorated Heisenberg spin chain***by*Asakawa, H.**378-394 Markov matrix analysis of random walks in disordered continuous media***by*Lee, Sang Bub & Nakanishi, Hisao**395-402 Shear-induced order in suspensions***by*Schwartz, Moshe**403-409 Correlation induced by Tsallis’ nonextensivity***by*Abe, Sumiyoshi**410-417 Prototype model for nuclear spin conversion in molecules: the case of “hydrogen”***by*Il'ichov, L.V.**418-425 Statistical mechanics of relativistic anyons***by*Frota, H.O. & de Aguiar, F.S.**426-438 A new unambiguous and conceptually improved renormalization method in nonrelativistic QED***by*Seke, J.**439-454 Temperature and measurement: comparison between two models of nonequilibrium radiation***by*Fort, J. & Jou, D. & Llebot, J.E.**455-475 Nonequilibrium ultrashort laser pulse phenomena described by Fermion coherent states***by*Mieck, B.**476-492 Quantum inference as an under-determined linear problem and the collective of accessible states***by*Casas, M & Plastino, A & Perez, J & Rigo, A**493-502 Minority game with arbitrary cutoffs***by*Johnson, N.F & Hui, P.M & Zheng, Dafang & Tai, C.W**503-510 Ramanujan–Fourier series, the Wiener–Khintchine formula and the distribution of prime pairs***by*Gadiyar, H.Gopalkrishna & Padma, R.**511-526 Opinion formation model with strong leader and external impact: a mean field approach***by*Kacperski, Krzysztof & Hoł yst, Janusz A.**527-535 Evolution of populations in a changing environment***by*Sznajd-Weron, Katarzyna & Pȩkalski, Andrzej**536-553 Rolling friction in the dynamic simulation of sandpile formation***by*Zhou, Y.C. & Wright, B.D. & Yang, R.Y. & Xu, B.H. & Yu, A.B.**554-563 On the possibility of optimal investment***by*Slanina, František**564-569 Phase transitions, universality and superuniversality in mortality evolution***by*Azbel’, Mark Ya.

### 1999, Volume 269, Issue 1

**1-8 Crowd effects and volatility in markets with competing agents***by*Johnson, Neil F & Hart, Michael & Hui, P.M**9-15 On the multinomial logit model***by*Marsili, Matteo**16-23 Critical fluctuations in a random network model***by*Nirei, M.**24-29 Critical fluctuations of demand and supply***by*Takayasu, H. & Takayasu, M.**30-44 Toward a theory of marginally efficient markets***by*Zhang, Yi-Cheng**45-53 A more informative estimation procedure for the parameters of a diffusion process***by*Basso, A. & Pianca, P.**54-60 Statistical mechanics analysis of the continuous number partitioning problem***by*Ferreira, F.F & Fontanari, J.F**61-71 American option pricing in Gauss–Markov interest rate models***by*Galluccio, Stefano**72-78 Stationarity tests for financial time series***by*Gimeno, Ricardo & Manchado, Benjamı́n & Mı́nguez, Román**79-89 Discrete random walk models for symmetric Lévy–Feller diffusion processes***by*Gorenflo, Rudolf & Fabritiis, Gianni De & Mainardi, Francesco**90-97 Correlations in the bond-future market***by*Cuniberti, Gianaurelio & Raberto, Marco & Scalas, Enrico**98-110 Characteristic times in stock market indices***by*Kullmann, L & Töyli, J & Kertesz, J & Kanto, A & Kaski, K**111-124 Statistical analysis of 5 s index data of the Budapest Stock Exchange***by*Jánosi, Imre M & Janecskó, Balázs & Kondor, Imre**125-131 Zipf's law in income distribution of companies***by*Okuyama, K & Takayasu, M & Takayasu, H**132-139 Empirical investigation of stock price dynamics in an emerging market***by*Palágyi, Zoltán & Mantegna, Rosario N.**140-147 Multiscaling and clustering of volatility***by*Pasquini, Michele & Serva, Maurizio**148-155 Volatility in the Italian stock market: an empirical study***by*Raberto, Marco & Scalas, Enrico & Cuniberti, Gianaurelio & Riani, Massimo**156-169 Econophysics: Can physicists contribute to the science of economics?***by*Stanley, H.E & Amaral, L.A.N & Canning, D & Gopikrishnan, P & Lee, Y & Liu, Y**170-176 The moving averages demystified***by*Vandewalle, N & Ausloos, M & Boveroux, Ph**177-183 Nonlinear index prediction***by*Zemke, Stefan

### 1999, Volume 268, Issue 3

**275-282 Detrended fluctuation analysis of time series of a firing fusimotor neuron***by*Blesić, S. & Milošević, S. & Stratimirović, Dj. & Ljubisavljević, M.**283-290 Forces due to fluctuations in the anisotropic phase-field model of solidification***by*Pavlik, Stanislav G. & Sekerka, Robert F.**291-308 Wetting problem for multi-component fluid mixtures***by*Gouin, Henri & Gavrilyuk, Sergey**309-325 Exactly soluble model with two kinds of Bose–Einstein condensations***by*Bru, J.-B. & Zagrebnov, V.A.**326-352 Hydrodynamic interactions in colloidal crystals (I). General theory for simple and compound lattices***by*Hofman, J.M.A. & Clercx, H.J.H. & Schram, P.P.J.M.**353-390 Hydrodynamic interactions in colloidal crystals***by*Hofman, J.M.A. & Clercx, H.J.H. & Schram, P.P.J.M.**391-411 Density fluctuations and correlations of confined fluids***by*Varea, C. & Robledo, A.**412-423 Stationary motion of the adiabatic piston***by*Gruber, Ch. & Piasecki, J.**424-432 A statistical mechanical model of cell membrane ion channels in electric fields: The mean-field approximation***by*Yang, Y.S. & Thompson, C.J. & Anderson, V. & Wood, A.W.**433-453 Dynamic simulation of the centripetal packing of mono-sized spheres***by*Liu, L.F & Zhang, Z.P & Yu, A.B**454-468 Stochastic foundation of normal and anomalous Cattaneo-type transport***by*Metzler, Ralf & Compte, Albert**469-481 Effects of gradient of polarization on dielectric relaxation***by*Castillo, L.F.Del & Dı́az-Calleja, R.**482-498 Classical field theory and stochastic properties of hyperbolic equations of dissipative processes***by*Márkus, Ferenc & Gambár, Katalin & Vázquez, Federico & del Rı́o, J.Antonio**499-512 Categorization in a Hopfield network trained with weighted examples. (I). Finite number of concepts***by*Costa, Rogério L. & Theumann, Alba**513-524 Frequency moments analysis of the dynamic structure factor of statistical systems***by*Gerasimov, O.I. & Schram, P.P.J.M.**525-552 Bound states and metastability near a scatterer in crossed electromagnetic fields***by*Hauge, E.H. & van Leeuwen, J.M.J.**553-566 Monte Carlo simulation of magnetic systems in the Tsallis statistics***by*Lima, A.R. & Martins, J.S.Sá & Penna, T.J.P.**567-606 A new approach to the derivation of binary non-Markovian kinetic equations***by*Kipriyanov, A.A. & Igoshin, O.A. & Doktorov, A.B.**607-628 Normal solution and transport coefficients to the Enskog–Landau kinetic equation for a two-component system of charged hard spheres: The Chapman–Enskog method***by*Kobryn, A.E. & Omelyan, I.P. & Tokarchuk, M.V.**629-643 An inverse-cascade model for self-organized critical behavior***by*Turcotte, D.L. & Malamud, B.D. & Morein, G. & Newman, W.I.**644-649 Discrete Hertzian chains and solitons***by*Sen, Surajit & Manciu, Marian

### 1999, Volume 268, Issue 1

**1-5 New universality class for the permeability problem in a percolation cluster***by*Mulet, R & Dı́az, O & Herrmann, H**6-13 Anomalous phase-ordering kinetics in the Ising model***by*Lipowski, Adam**14-23 Convective and absolute instabilities in viscoelastic fluid convection***by*Martinez-Mardones, J. & Tiemann, R. & Walgraef, D.**24-49 The one-component plasma: a conceptual approach***by*Tamashiro, M.N. & Levin, Yan & Barbosa, Marcia C.**50-64 Phase separation in living micellar networks***by*Cristobal, G. & Rouch, J. & Curély, J. & Panizza, P.**65-74 Compatibility of Landauer diffusion coefficient with classical transport theory***by*Godoy, Salvador & Garcı́a-Colı́n, L.S.**75-88 Long-time self-diffusion of charged Brownian particles: self-friction vs. electrolyte friction***by*Méndez-Alcaraz, J.M. & Alarcón-Waess, O.**89-102 Kinetic phase transitions in dimer–dimer irreversible catalytic surface reactions of the type: A2+xB2→2ABx***by*Khan, K.M & Yaldram, K & Ahmad, N & -ul-Haque, Qamar**103-120 Dynamics under the influence of semi-Markov noise***by*Chvosta, Petr & Reineker, Peter**121-128 Quantum noise reduction of electrical circuit having a time-dependent parameter: transient behaviour and damping***by*Portes, D. & Rodrigues, H. & Duarte, S.B. & Baseia, B.**129-141 Discrete and continuous linearizable equations***by*Lafortune, S. & Grammaticos, B. & Ramani, A.**142-148 Critical points of generalized scaling***by*Bershadskii, A**149-164 An effective field study of the magnetic properties and critical behaviour at the surface Ising film***by*Bengrine, Mouna & Benyoussef, Abdelilah & Ez-Zahraouy, Hamid & Mhirech, Fouad**165-174 Multifractal analysis of plasmon–polariton and light transmission spectra in quasiperiodic multilayers***by*Vasconcelos, M.S. & Albuquerque, E.L. & Nogueira, E.**175-206 The large-N limits of the chiral Potts model***by*Au-Yang, Helen & Perk, Jacques H.H.**207-213 The mechanism of the Zeno effect***by*Saermark, Knud & Levitan, Jacob & Lewkowicz, Meir**214-224 A non extensive approach to the entropy of symbolic sequences***by*Buiatti, Marco & Grigolini, Paolo & Palatella, Luigi**225-230 Quantal distribution functions in non-extensive statistics and an early universe test revisited***by*Tırnaklı, Uǧur & Torres, Diego F**231-239 The gradually truncated Lévy flight for systems with power-law distributions***by*Gupta, Hari M. & Campanha, José R.**240-249 The n-Zipf analysis of financial data series and biased data series***by*Vandewalle, N. & Ausloos, M.**250-256 Finite-size effects in Monte Carlo simulations of two stock market models***by*Egenter, E. & Lux, T. & Stauffer, D.**257-268 Stochastic group selection model for the evolution of altruism***by*Silva, Ana T.C. & Fontanari, J.F.

### 1999, Volume 267, Issue 3

**257-270 Molecular dynamics simulation of plastocyanin potential energy fluctuations: 1/f noise***by*Bizzarri, Anna Rita & Cannistraro, Salvatore**271-293 RS and RSB solutions for SK model with spin-S***by*Katayama, Katsuki & Horiguchi, Tsuyoshi**294-321 Orientational dynamics of nematic liquid crystals under shear flow***by*Rienäcker, G. & Hess, S.**322-342 Kinetic theory of nonisothermal binary nucleation: the stage following thermal relaxation***by*Djikaev, Y.S. & Teichmann, J. & Grmela, M.**343-353 Critical exponents for a dimer–dimer irreversible surface reaction***by*Khan, K.M & Yaldram, K & -ul-Haque, Qamar & Ahmed, N**354-374 Universality of quantum Brownian motion***by*Lutz, Eric & Weidenmüller, Hans A.**375-391 Microcanonical density of states of a hard-particle fluid under gravity***by*White, J.A. & Román, F.L. & González, A. & Velasco, S.**392-405 Stable, metastable and unstable solutions of the Blume–Emery–Griffiths model***by*Keskin, Mustafa & Ekiz, Cesur & Yalçın, Orhan**406-413 The Edwards–Wilkinson model revisited: large-scale simulations of dynamic scaling in 2+1 dimensions***by*Pal, S & Landau, D.P**414-433 Escape rates over potential barriers: variational principles and the Hamilton–Jacobi equation***by*Cortés, Emilio & Espinosa, Francisco**434-442 The Zeno effect for spins***by*Bar, D